Fly Away Home(Movie, 1996)

| 1h 47min | Genres: Action, Adventure, Drama, Kids & Family
Fly Away HomeRating: 3.5/5 (with 162162 votes)
Fly Away Home (a.k.a. Flying Wild and Father Goose) is a 1996 family drama film directed by Carroll Ballard. The film stars Anna Paquin, Jeff Daniels, and Dana Delany. Fly Away Home was released on September 13, 1996, by Columbia Pictures. Fly Away Home dramatizes the actual experiences of Bill Lishman who, in 1986, started training Canada geese to follow his ultralight aircraft, and succeeded in leading their migration in 1993 through his program "Operation Migration." The film is also based on the experience of Dr. William J.L. Sladen, a British-born zoologist and adventurer, who aided Lishman with the migration. ()
Movie poster of Fly Away Home

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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
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Duration: 1h 47min
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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 47min
Also available at on: DVD Blu-ray

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Awards & Nominations for Fly Away Home

Genesis Awards Academy Award for Best Cinematography

About Fly Away Home

Amy is only 13 years old when her mother is killed. She goes to Canada to live with her father, an eccentric inventor whom she barely knows. Amy is miserable in her new life... until she discovers a nest of goose eggs that were abandoned when a local forest is torn down. The eggs hatch and Amy becomes "Mama Goose". When Winter comes, Amy, and her dad must find a way to lead the birds South...

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Trailer for Fly Away Home + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Trailer 1(Trailer, 0:20)

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Plays in: New York
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 21 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 09/13/1996
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Volando libre"
"L'incredibile volo"
"아름다운 비행"
"Летите домой"
"Flying Wild"
Budget: 22,000,000 USD
Revenue: 25,143,818 USD (= 114%)

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